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Fuze Product Development Engineer

Fuze Product Development Engineer


Role Summary


We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Glascoed as a Fuze Product Development Engineer.


The role will be an initial 6-month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to join a multi-disciplined engineering team involved in the requirements definition, design, development, manufacture and verification of new and legacy munitions products for UK and export customers.


Key Responsibilities


, Product design and systems engineering activities for new and legacy products


, Requirements management


, Preparation of engineering deliverables and technical reports


, Product design and evaluation / down selection e.g.

Pugh Matrices, Fault Tree Analysis, Design Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (DFMEA)


, Manufacture, test and evaluation of munitions products


, Conducting and managing trials in a safe and suitable manner - from the trials planning stage to completion of the trial and presentation of the data


, Development and use of safe systems of work


, Management of stakeholders, both internal and external, to ensure that development activities are completed to time and schedule


, Liaise with customers - both internal and external as demanded


, Working as part of an integrated project team, including engagement with project management, procurement (supply chain) and operations as required


Key skills & qualifications


Essential


, Degree qualification or equivalent in engineering discipline


, Experience of mechanical systems design and integration in aerospace or defence


, Proven ability to produce high quality engineering deliverables and technical reports to time and cost


, Experience of requirements management


, Ability to read and understand engineering drawings and models


, A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and strong IT skills


Desirable


, Chartered engineer with a recognised institution or working towards becoming chartered


, Experience of Electro-mechanical or Electronic systems design and integration in aerospace or defence


, Knowledge of explosives, initiation systems, munition design and manufacture


, Current valid UK Security Clearance to SC level or higher


What we're looking for in you



  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

  • Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

  • Stakeholder management skills.



Location: Glascoed



Rate: £31.61 per hour (inside IR35)



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